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Event status: disregarded [?]

Reported seismic-like event (likely no quake): 21 km northeast of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, Friday, May 26, 2023 at 8:50 pm (GMT +10) -

Reported seismic-like event (likely no quake): 21 km northeast of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, Friday, May 26, 2023 at 8:50 pm (GMT +10) Reported seismic-like event (likely no quake): 21 km northeast of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, Friday, May 26, 2023 at 8:50 pm (GMT +10)
26 May 10:54 UTC: First to report: VolcanoDiscovery after 3 minutes.

Earthquake details

Date & timeMay 26, 2023 10:50:56 UTC -
Local time at epicenterFriday, May 26, 2023 at 8:50 pm (GMT +10)
Magnitudeunknown (3?)
Depth10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude37.67945°S / 145.13853°E
Antipode37.679°N / 34.861°W
Shaking intensityVery weak shaking
Felt1 report
Primary data sourceVolcanoDiscovery (User-reported shaking)
Nearest volcanoNewer Volcanics Province (232 km / 144 mi)
Nearby towns and cities2 km (1 mi) NE of St Helena (pop: 2,850) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
13 km (8 mi) NNE of Balwyn North (Boroondara City) (pop: 20,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
16 km (10 mi) ENE of Fawkner (pop: 14,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
19 km (12 mi) N of Burwood (pop: 14,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
21 km (13 mi) NE of Melbourne (pop: 4,246,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
26 km (16 mi) NNE of Elsternwick (pop: 10,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
26 km (16 mi) NNE of Caulfield South (pop: 11,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
31 km (19 mi) ENE of St. Albans (pop: 37,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeBroken Clouds 11.7°C (53 F), humidity: 82%, wind: 4 m/s (7 kts) from NW
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St Helena, Banyule, Victoria (0 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : in office, window rattled and desktop pendulum began rotating  

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